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Mississippi's exiled daughter : how my civil rights baptism under fire shaped my life

Author: Brenda Travis; John Obee; Robert Parris Moses; J Randall O'Brien
Publisher: Montgomery, Alabama : NewSouth Books, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
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Biography
Named Person: Brenda Travis
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brenda Travis; John Obee; Robert Parris Moses; J Randall O'Brien
ISBN: 9781603064224 1603064222
OCLC Number: 1046977900
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 141 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents: Intro; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Map; 1. The beginnings; 2. The early years in Baertown; 3. My education, Brown, and Emmett Till; 4. The civil rights movement comes to McComb; 5. The emergence of direct action; 6. My first arrest and jail time; 7. The Burglund High School walkout; 8. The reformatory; 9. A devil in disguise; 10. The wandering; 11. The lure of Mississippi; 12. McComb and change; Afterword-a bronze star for Brenda; For further reading; Index
Responsibility: Brenda Travis with John Obee ; foreword by Bob Moses ; afterword by J. Randall O'Brien.

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